Poke Salat Festival
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35th Annual Poke Salat Festival

May 17 & 18, 2019

Schedule Of Events
Friday May 17, 2019
2 pm – 9 pm
Vendors are open 2:00 – 7:30

2 pm
Festival begins
Scavenger Hunt starts

4:30 -5:30 Main Stage
3rd Place Band from Battle of the Bands

6:00 – 7:00 Main Stage
2nd Place Band from Battle of the Bands

7:00 Drawing for Scavenger Hunt prizes

7:30 – 8:30 Main Stage
1st Place Band from Battle of the Bands

9 pm Festival closes

Schedule of Events
Saturday May 18, 2019
10 am – 8 pm
Vendors are open 10:00 – 7:30

Fun Run - starts on 1st Street NW

Vendors Open
Side Dish Showdown
Scavenger Hunt starts

Poke Salat Bluegrass Jam (in front of stage)

Dog Parade (starts near Information Booth)

Top Dog Competition - Main Stage

2:00 -3:30
Street Corner Pickers (bluegrass competition)

Clog Wild Cloggers Dance at Main Stage

Bluegrass Bands competition winners picked at Main Stage

buck dancing expo/competition at Main Stage

5:00 – 5:45
winning band from the Street Corner Pickers - Main Stage

6:00 – 7:30/8
Headliner: Bent Creek Bluegrass Band

7:00 drawing for Scavenger Hunt prizes

Festival closes at 8 pm
Vendors open 9:30-7:30

Register for all events, except Top Dog, at the Information Booth at least 30 minutes prior to event.
Register for Top Dog at the Volunteers of the Animal Shelter tent by the Information Booth.

Need more information? pokesalat@gmail.com


35th Annual 

Poke Salat Festival

May 17-18 2019


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